Charles Fredric Rossiter

July 1869–24 March 1953 (Age 83)
Ontario, Canada

The Life of Charles Fredric

When Charles Fredric Rossiter was born in July 1869, in Ontario, Canada, his father, Robert Rossiter Jr., was 36 and his mother, Elizabeth Humphries, was 34. He married Beryl G Lawrence on 31 August 1898. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Vancouver, Clark, Washington, United States for about 20 years and Election Precinct 65 Vancouver, Clark, Washington, United States in 1940. He died on 24 March 1953, in Battle Ground, Clark, Washington, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Vancouver, Clark, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Fredric Rossiter
Beryl G Lawrence
Marriage: 31 August 1898
Clark Lawrence Rossiter
Gladyce Beryl Rossiter
Frederick Granville Rossiter
Patricia Laverne Rossiter

Spouse and Children

31 August 1898


Parents and Siblings

    Robert Rossiter Jr.


    Elizabeth Humphries






    Herbert Edmund Rossiter


    Albert Edwin Rossiter


    Louis John Rossiter


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Age 2

1871: Clarke, Washington Territory, United States 1889: Clarke, Washington, United States 1925: Clark, Washington, United States
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 27

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Rochester .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Charles F Rossiter, "United States Census, 1940"
  • C F Rossiter, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Fred L Rossiter, "United States Census, 1900"

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